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10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Figure skaters sitting out the 2014-2015 season

Meryl Davis and Charlie White of USA perform their routine during THE ICE 2014 at the White Ring on July 19, 2014 in Nagano, Japan.

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11 hrs ago | National Post

Stopping 'terror tourism': The behind-the-scenes struggle to keep would-be jihadists at home

When Ahmad Waseem returned home to Windsor last year with a wound he said he got at the Syrian border, everyone around him went to work, hoping they could convince the would-be jihadist fighter to settled down and get on with his privileged life in Canada.

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15 hrs ago | Switched

Watch This 6-Year-Old 'Limbo Skate' And Effortlessly Glide Under 39 Cars

The video above from Bancroft TV shows 6-year-old Gagan Satish of Bangalore, India, limbo skating , under 39 parked cars, back in January.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Oksana Baiul's Strange Suit Ends in Sanctions

Olympic gold medalist Oksana Baiul ows sanctions for pursuing "inexcusably meritless" litigation involving "wild claims" against NBC Universal, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

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The News Tribune

Report: Plushenko was approached to skate for US

Plushenko claims he was approached by unnamed "people from the States" following the Sochi Olympics, where he helped Russia to gold in the new team event but pulled out of the men's individual competition with injury.

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ABC 27

Latest Pennsylvania sports

The Union are looking to make up some ground in the MLS East tonight when they host the Red Bulls at PPL Park.

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Bradenton.com

US Olympic pairs skaters Zhang, Bartholomay split

The announcement Wednesday means both American teams that competed in Sochi have split.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Wynonna to Appear on NBC's Hollywood Game Night, 7/17

WYNONNA JUDD and her band The Big Noise are currently on a summer tour running through the end of August, but the five-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, musician, New York Times bestselling author and shoe designer has decided that while she works hard, it's also important to play.

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Bellingham Herald

Nickelodeon goes after kids in sports awards show

Nickelodeon debuts its Kids' Choice Sports awards Thursday night, the night after the ESPY awards on ESPN.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

New York Post

Olympic skating champion ordered to pay $45K in legal fees

The Olympic figure-skating championa ,a who lost a $45 million lawsuit against NBC and a skating promotera ,a must now undergo further embarrassment by coughing up those defendants' legal fees.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Local ice dancers Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir, Patrick Chan highlight Canadian national team

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the silver medal in ice dancing in the Sochi Olympics in February.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Business Wire

EPIX Explores LGBT Human Rights Journey as Seen Through Athletesa Experience

Featuring Johnny Weir, Billie Jean King, Greg Louganis, Jason Collins, Olympic Gold Medalist Mark Tewksbury and Olympians Belle Brockhoff, Anastasia Bucsis, Charline Labonte & Blake Skjellerup )--Premium entertainment network EPIX announced today that To Russia With Love , an EPIX Original Documentary about two generations of Olympic LGBT athletes, ... (more)

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Hollywood Reporter

EPIX to Air Gay Athletes Doc Shot Secretly During Sochi Olympics

"To Russia With Love," produced by Robert Redford and Laura Michalchyshyn's Sundance Productions, features figure skater turned broadcaster Johnny Weir as host-interviewer.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Book by Igor Novodran honored figure skating coaching master Alexei Mishin

Alexei Mishin has been called "The Dean of Figure Skating Coaches" and is and was the coach of Evgeni Plushenko , who won gold at the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino and won gold in the Olympic team figure skating event at the 2014 Olympics which took place in Sochi, Russia .

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Brandon Sun

Top coach tutors Games hopefuls

Tori Thiessen and other Skate Brandon figure skaters have dreams of representing Manitoba and winning medals at the 2015 Canada Winter Games, and their on-ice session at Kinsmen Arena on Thursday may help them reach those goals.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Plushenko Announces 2018 Olympic Figure Skating Comeback

Figure skating champion Evgeni Plushenko is planning a return to the world stage after withdrawing earlier this year from the Sochi Olympic Games with a back injury.

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Newsday

U.S. Olympic skater Gracie Gold chats with Kidsday reporters

Kidsday reporters Sophie Klein, Elizabeth Holden, Jackson Petroske and Kira Mutarelli, all from the Laurel Hill School in East Setauket, with Olympic skater Gracie Gold at the Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan on April 8, 2014.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Local sports digest: Golden State Warriors' summer league team is taking shape

Orlando Johnson will play for the Warriors' NBA Summer League team in Las Vegas, the free agent's brother, Jamell Damon, confirmed Friday.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

ESPN

Gold, Wagner, Brown get 2014-15 GP events

Olympic bronze medalists Gracie Gold, Jason Brown and Ashley Wagner are among the Americans given Grand Prix assignments for the 2014-15 figure skating season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ashley Wagner, Simon Shnapir, Maia Shibutani, Olympics, Alex Shibutani, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Madison Chock, Gracie Gold

TSN.ca

Osmond headlines 2014 Skate Canada International in Kelowna

The International Skating Union announced the line-ups for the six 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating events on Friday.

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